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Masoretic Text vs. Original Hebrew

The Masoretic Text is significantly different from the original Hebrew Scriptures.

By Fr Joseph Gleason I used to believe the Masoretic Text was a perfect copy of the original Old Testament.  I used to believe that the Masoretic Text was how God divinely preserved the Hebrew Scriptures throughout the ages. I was wrong. The oldest copies of the Masoretic Text only date back to the 10th century, nearly 1000 years after ... Read More »